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botanicus
botanicus
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Botanicus is a freely accessible portal to historic botanical literature from the Missouri Botanical Garden, Peter H. Raven Library. Botanicus is made possible through support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, W.M. Keck Foundation, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Topic: botanicus biodiversity missouri botanical garden library
Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature
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8,591
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1.2M
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Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature, which is funded generously by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), will significantly increase online access to biodiversity material by positioning the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) as an on-ramp for biodiversity content providers that would like to contribute to the national digital library infrastructure through the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA).
citebank
citebank
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36,863
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5.7M
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CiteBank is BHL's citation repository, featuring open access content contributed by BHL partners and specialists working in the natural sciences. The Biodiversity Heritage Library is a global community of natural history libraries and research institutions who have formed a partnership to digitize and make available the world's biodiversity literature.
Topic: citebank biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden library
BHL Field Notes Project
BHL Field Notes Project
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3,785
ITEMS
608,177
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The BHL Field Notes Project is a collaborative project funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). It provides open access to field notes from institutions throughout the United States. Building on the work of the Smithsonian Field Book Project, the BHL Field Notes Project aims not only to provide general access to this material, but to reunite fragmented collections through institutional collaboration. Doing so will provide a more complete picture of the expeditions,...
Smithsonian Field Books
Smithsonian Field Books
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3,576
ITEMS
789,837
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This collection contains items from the Smithsonian Field Book Project, an initiative to increase accessibility to field book content that documents natural history.
Topic: Natural history
darwinslibrary
darwinslibrary
collection
315
ITEMS
401,798
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A scholarly edition of Darwin's scientific archive.
Topic: charles darwin biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden
Chinese Academy Science
Chinese Academy Science
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21,691
ITEMS
1.3M
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The Chinese Academy of Science
Topic: chinese academy science
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
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2,481
ITEMS
484,665
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Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Potter, George Edwin, 1898-
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Bibliography: p. 889-904
Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Smithsonian Institution
texts

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favorite 6

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GeoRef
Topic: Science
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
collection
255
ITEMS
151,064
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The Library, Art & Archives of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew was established 160 years ago and contains one of the largest collections of material in the world relating to botany. The collections comprise 300,000 printed volumes, 5,000 journal titles and 11,000 maps. The Art and Illustrations Collection is without equal and is made up of over 200,000 items – watercolours, prints, drawings, oil paintings and photographs – by some of the finest artists working in the field of botanical...
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
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Previously published as: On the origin of species by means of natural selection
Topics: Evolution, Natural selection
Issued in parts
Topics: Mushrooms, Fungi, Discomycetes
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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There was no gap between vol. 2, no. 9, and vol. 4, no. 10
Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
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1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 25 cm., bound to 30 cm
Topic: Birds -- New York (State) -- Oyster Bay
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Nordenholt, George Fred, 1892-; Kerr, Joseph, 1765-1837; Sasso, John
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vii, 277 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs. 28 x 22 cm
Topics: Mechanical engineering, Machine design
botanicus
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Topics: 1880, Belgium, Botany, Graphic media :, Hand-colored, Indonesia, Java, Lithograph
14 29
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Topics: Geology -- Great Plains, Geology, Stratigraphic -- Tertiary, Mammals, Fossil, Paleontology -- Great...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Müller, Johannes
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From the library of Charles Darwin
statement of responsibility: collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures by John Ogilby
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Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Casey, Edmund Jeremiah, 1924-
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335 p
Topic: Biophysics
botanicus
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Topics: Flower language, Flowers, Symbolic aspects
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
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801
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86,977
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Pacific Northwest plant and garden society publications.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Sumner, Francis Bertody, 1874-; Osburn, Raymond C. (Raymond Carroll), 1872-1955; Cole, Leon Jacob, 1877-; Davis, Bradley M. (Bradley Moore), b. 1871; United States. Bureau of Fisheries
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Part I, sec. I. Physical and zoological / Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. II. Botanical / by Bradley M Davis -- Part II, sec. III. A catalogue of the marine fauna / by Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. IV. A catalogue of the marine flora / by Bradley M. Davis
Topics: Marine animals, Marine plants
Fleming Collection
Topics: Natural history -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of South America -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of...
botanicus
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Topics: 1707-1778, Juvenile literature, Linné, Carl von,
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topics: Serpents, Serpent worship
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779-1847; Bock, Johann Carl, b. 1757, engraver; Leitner, Johann, engraver; Volkart, J. F., engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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First published in Erlangen [1785]-1801
Topics: Butterflies, Lepidoptera
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Strasburger, Eduard, 1844-1912; Schenck, H. (Heinrich), 1860-1927; Noll, Fritz, 1858-1908; Karsten, George, 1863-1937; Lang, W. H. (William Henry), b. 1874
texts

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favorite 58

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"Index of literature": p. 691-715
Topic: Botany -- Textbooks
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
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72
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22,287
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Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
viii, 519, 16 p. : (8vo)
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
The New York Academy of Medicine Library
by Youngken, Heber W. (Heber Wilkinson), 1885-1963
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xvi, 386 p. : 20 cm
Topics: Botany, Medical, Medicinal plants, Materia medica, Vegetable
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library
by Bacon, Francis, 1561-1626
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Printed at the Eragny Press
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Topic: Gardening
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Prosser, C. Ladd (Clifford Ladd), 1907-; Bishop, David W
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Includes bibliographies
Topic: Physiology, Comparative
University of Texas Libraries
University of Texas Libraries
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73
ITEMS
24,112
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University of Texas Libraries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Burke, L., Mrs
texts

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favorite 84

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95 pages, color frontispiece : 13 cm
Topic: Flower language
botanicus
by Engelmann, George,
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Topics: 1809-1884, Annonaceae, Aquifoliaceae, Berberaceae, Botanical illustration, Capparaceae,...
Bibliographies interspersed
Topic: Insects
R/V Dan Moore station logs
R/V Dan Moore station logs
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2,432
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60,303
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Logs of species identified in trawl nets pulled by the research vessel Dan Moore off the coast of North Carolina in the 1960s and 1970s
Includes bibliography
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Topic: Science -- History
Natural History Museum Library, London
by Universidad de Chile
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Issues may be catalogued individually; enquire under specific element, e.g. AUTHOR, TITLE, SERIES
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Dieter, George Ellwood
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Includes bibliography
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Topics: Strength of materials, Physical metallurgy, Metal-work
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956
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Includes bibliographies
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Topics: Bacteriology, Bacteria -- classification
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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82
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34,638
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Grasset, Eugène, 1841-1917; Verneuil, M. P. (Maurice Pillard), 1869-1942, ill
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statement of responsibility: sous la direction de M. Eugène Grasset
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by White, Philip R. (Philip Rodney), 1901-
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xiii, [1], 277 p. 21 cm
Topic: Plant cells and tissues
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Young, J. Z. (John Zachary), 1907-
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820 p. 25 cm
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Topics: Vertebrates, Vertebrates, Fossil
The Library of Congress
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48 p. 15 x 12 cm
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Topic: Cockfighting
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
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68
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25,870
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Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Natural History Museum Library, London
by British Museum (Natural History)
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Set of bird parts only held at TOS 112
[3]-96 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Topic: Leaves
Biodiversity Heritage Library
texts

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From the library of Charles Darwin
botanicus
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Topics: Botany, Flower language, Flowers in literature, Poetry
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Agricola, Georg, 1494-1555; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
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W Stommel Gift 1994
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Topics: Metallurgy, Mineral industries
Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
by Henry A. Dreer (Firm); Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
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Includes index
Topics: Seeds Catalogs, Nursery stock Catalogs, Gardening Equipment and supplies Catalogs, Flowers Seeds...
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
by Ziegler, Alan C.
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University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859
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Topics: Astronomy, Physical geography, Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Waksman, Selman A. (Selman Abraham), 1888-1973
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Bibliography: p. xi-xix
Topics: Soil microbiology, Microorganisms
botanicus
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Topics: Periodicals, Science
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Alberta. Brand Office
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Includes indexes
Topics: Cattle brands, Livestock brands
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lewis, A. B. (Albert Buell), 1867-
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1 p. l., 2 p. 30 cm
Topics: Textile design, Textile fabrics -- India, Decoration and ornament
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lyell, Charles
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From the library of Charles Darwin
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Mann, Thaddeus, 1908-
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240 p. 19 cm
Topics: Semen, Spermatozoa, Genitalia, Male
botanicus
by Asiatic Society (Calcutta, India)
texts

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Topics: Asia, India
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by chai tian gui tai
texts

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Topic: botany
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Elton, Charles S. (Charles Sutherland), 1900-
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"List of references": p. 192-200
Topic: Animal ecology
The Library of Congress
by Buzzacott, Francis Henry, 1861- [from old catalog]
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9, 2, [1], 3-516, [1] p. 18 cm
Topics: Camping, Fishing, Hunting
Text in German and Latin. Added German t.p.: Phytanthoza iconographia, oder, Eigentliche Vorstellung etlicher Tausend.
Topics: Botany, Pre-Linnean works
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 719) and indexes
Topics: Plants, Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicine, Ayurvedic
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Maheshwari, P. (Panchanan), 1904-1966
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Includes bibliographies
Topics: Angiosperms, Botany -- Embryology
x, 264, [1] leaf of plates : 25 x 32 cm
Topics: Animal locomotion, Photography of animals